football

Oakdale tops Whitney 24-7 in rematch of last two section winners

Four turnovers cost the Whitney High varsity football team in a match-up of the past two section champions. The visiting Wildcats lost three fumbles and threw one interception and ...

Thunder offense continues to roll; Rocklin tops Las Lomas 62-35

The points just keep coming for Rocklin High’s varsity football team and the visiting Las Lomas Knights were the latest victim on Friday night. The Thunder crushed Las Lomas 62-3 ...

Whitsett leads Wildfires past Jim Elliot Christian

GALT — Senior quarterback Dave Whitsett completed 5 of 9 passes for 104 yards and two touchdowns Friday night to lead the Foresthill High football team past Jim Elliot Christian ...

Bear River edges Woodcreek in thriller

LAKE OF THE PINES — Football coaches often describe opposing star running backs with this phrase: “You can’t stop him, you can only hope to contain him.” In the case of Wo ...

Hillmen halt Rams' 15-game run

ORANGEVALE — The Placer High football team needed a stout defense and plenty of patience to snap Casa Roble’s 15-game winning streak Friday night. The Hillmen gutted out a 31- ...

Del Oro dismantles Franklin

LOOMIS — If there was any doubt Del Oro High football is back after two convincing road wins against perennial powers, the Golden Eagles dispelled it in their home opener Friday ...

He has a ball making the call

Editor’s note: This is the first in a two-part series on football officiating in the foothills. For Part II, come back Monday. On a good night, Dan Costello will get home arou ...

Another crack at Casa Roble

In years past, Placer High’s clash with Casa Roble tonight in Orangevale would have little meaning in the long term. After the Sac-Joaquin Section amended its playoff format, ton ...

Colfax, Placer freshmen win big

Justin Kotey and Austin Mulderrig both rushed for over 100 yards and each scored a pair of touchdowns to help power the Colfax frosh football team past Union Mine, 41-6, Thursday n ...

Rams too much for Placer

Take away Tristan Baer and Placer High and Casa Roble were just about even on the football field at Le Febvre Stadium. Baer was the difference maker for the Rams, catching four to ...